people and culture

Tackling Obesity in Asia Pacific

The recent promising clinical trial results of Wegovey, an obesity drug, has sent its manufacturer's share soaring, indicating the business potential in obesity treatment and prevention.
A Major Day for Democracy as Indonesia Goes to the Polls

A Major Day for Democracy as Indonesia Goes to the Polls

Indonesia's recent market trends indicate a resilient, cautiously optimistic economic landscape. Its upcoming election is one to watch for investors and businesses.
Sandpiper Health Announces Senior Appointments

Sandpiper Health Announces Senior Appointments

Sandpiper has announced the appointment of Eddie Morton and Vincent Pung as Deputy Leads of its specialist healthcare consultancy, Sandpiper Health.
Davos Do’s, Don’ts and the Themes of the 2024 Meeting

Davos Do’s, Don’ts and the Themes of the 2024 Meeting

Our top tips for communicators, marketeers and policymakers looking for their organisation and leadership to shape the debate and to have an impact at Davos 2024.
Top Trends to Shape Healthcare in 2024

Top Trends to Shape Healthcare in 2024

2024 is bringing a new set of changes, challenges, and opportunities to Asia Pacific’s healthcare sector. Shifting demographics, social changes, and new technologies such as cell and gene therapies, bio-inductive implants, and AI-assisted discovery are expected to reshape the industry.
Ripples, Fizzles, and Other Challenges: An Outlook for Asia-Pacific in 2024

Ripples, Fizzles, and Other Challenges: An Outlook for Asia-Pacific in 2024

The challenges faced by globalisation are evolving in real time. For those concentrating on Asia-Pacific, here are the top three worth-noting development.
Preview of APEC Economic Leader’s Week

Preview of APEC Economic Leader’s Week

The 2023 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week will kick off in San Francisco in November, bringing together world leaders, ministers and senior officials from the 21 Member Economies of APEC - representing between them some 40 per cent of the world’s population, and nearly 50 per cent of global trade.
Money Messaging: PR for Financial Services

Money Messaging: PR for Financial Services

Financial Services firms have a unique set of communications challenges. and need well thought-out approaches to cut through, stay relevant and build trust.
Building Trust in Tech: Strong Brand Equity in Turbulent Times

Rebuilding Trust in Tech: Strong Brand Equity in Turbulent Times

As trust in the tech industry has dropped to an all-time low, tech companies must communicate their vision and purpose more than ever to regain trust in their brands.
Decision-making, Factionalism, and Government Relations in Japan

Decision-making, Factionalism, and Government Relations in Japan

Decision-making, Factionalism, and Government Relations in Japan January 2024 This article is part of Sandpiper’s Public Affairs Tracker content series on government relations in Asia-Pacific. Here, […]
PR Careers: Supporting The Next Generation Of Practitioners

PR Careers: Supporting The Next Generation Of Practitioners

Building a strong employer brand and a nurturing organisation culture is the key to recruiting and retaining talents.
Workplace Mental Health | Encouraging A Proactive Culture

Workplace Mental Health | Encouraging A Proactive Culture

It’s likely that investing in workplace mental health training, equipping leaders to better recognise the mental wellbeing of their teams...
The power of a new generation: what younger PR practitioners can offer clients

The power of a new generation: what younger PR practitioners can offer clients

The power of a new generation: what younger PR practitioners can offer clients 9 August 2021 The power of a new generation: what younger PR practitioners […]
The pros and cons of working from home

The pros and cons of working from home

As Asia continues the world’s biggest work-from-home experiment, the global findings from Float suggest remote working for marketing...
Welcome to four new hires in Singapore and Hong Kong!

Sandpiper welcomes four new hires in Singapore and Hong Kong!

Welcome to four New Hires in Singapore and Hong Kong! Following recent client wins, Sandpiper has made the following new hires: